March Madness – NCAA Tournament Selection Day
Mar15

March Madness – NCAA Tournament Selection Day

The Dance. (image: Seattle Municipal Archives) Sixty-five were invited to the dance. One will come out on top. by: Grayson Leverenz Louisville, Pittsburgh, Connecticut and North Carolina (wooHOO!) captured #1 seeds in 2009. Alabama State and Morehead State, both #16 seeds, received the honor of opening the Tournament with the play-in game on Tuesday, March 17th at 7:30pm EST. Regular tournament games begin Thursday, March 19th at...

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All About March Madness
Mar02

All About March Madness

Hoop Dreams (image: Bekah Stargazing) Charlie Zegers is my new hero. I mention pretty often that I’m not a sports fan by any stretch of the imagination. That having been said, I always try to keep up with big games, especially during MBA recruiting season, to facilitate small talk and to stay on top of my game, no pun intended. You really can’t teach US language and culture without embracing the world of sports. Hence, my love of...

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Super Bowl XLIII
Jan30

Super Bowl XLIII

by: Grayson Leverenz Sports fans or not, Super Bowl Sunday excites most Americans with the parties, the commercials, the half-time show and, of course, the game. Here are some essentials for creating a memorable Super Bowl Sunday: The Game On Sunday, February 1 at 6:00 pm EST the Pittsburgh Steelers play the Arizona Cardinals in Tampa Bay, Florida. Those of us not lucky enough to be in the Sunshine state can watch the game on NBC....

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MBA Interviews | Recruiting and Sports
Jan12

MBA Interviews | Recruiting and Sports

image: wakeforest.rivals.com by: Grayson Leverenz Whenever I meet an International student, I always ask, “What’s the biggest surprise for you in doing your MBA in the US?” The answer helps me learn more about the International experience to create better content for you. Plus, I’m a naturally curious person, especially when it comes to cultural experiences. I recently met a student from India that said he was surprised by the role...

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March Madness – Congratulations Kansas!
Apr08

March Madness – Congratulations Kansas!

Image: posted by MorphoMir on flickr.com A tremendous thank you to MorphoMir from flickr.com for the image for this post and the amazing write up of the celebration after the game! The account below epitomizes the joy and unity created by winning a National Championship… Kansas Jayhawks 2008 NCAA Basketball National Champions!!! This is the moment we have been waiting for. 20 years in the making. The time has finally arrived. The...

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March Madness – NCAA Championship Game Set for 4/7
Apr06

March Madness – NCAA Championship Game Set for 4/7

image: Kansas Basketball Fans by the Associated Press on Yahoo! News Memphis to play Kansas for NCAA title By Steve Ginsburg SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) – Kansas and Memphis will meet in the NCAA championship game on Monday after using superior guard play to overwhelm their semi-final opponents on Saturday. Read the entire article...

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